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July 22, 2010

Band-Aid

devadutta @ 10:27 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1279837635 ) Play

What started off as a joke, has now turned into a real business. What does this “precisely-engineered” thing fix almost “magically”?

Hint: Recent thing.

Cracked by: Shwetha Maiya , Thejas V R , varuns88 , Manish Achuth , Goyal , Dibyo , joe , Sumanth Patlolla , Jean Valjean , udupendra , lanu , Smitha R Maiya , Qbrain , krudebox , mankuTimma , Joshan , madhur , Aparna , Raghuvansh , dineshk , Logik , Ananth , Rogi , shrik , Anubhav , Rahulk , Bharath , Amar Peluri , sandman and vijayaraghavan

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July 21, 2010

Itsy-bitsy spider…

srikanth @ 9:30 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1279747847 ) Play

Who connects:

Cracked by Shwetha Maiya , Qbrain , Goyal , lanu , Dibyo , Rogi , shrik , udupendra , raklodramA , krudebox , mankuTimma , Vinay Hegde , joe , Thejas V R , Smitha R Maiya , Sumanth Patlolla , varuns88 , Logik , Anubhav , dineshk , Bharath , Manish Achuth , Joshan , eswar , Ananth , nishansolo and Rahulk

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July 20, 2010

“We don’t wear suits”

devadutta @ 11:27 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1279668469 ) Play

Company X was founded by three people – 1, 2 and 3. 1 is uber famous, some people worship him. 2 is slightly sidelined and only geeks remember him. 3 is totally unknown and probably a few quizzers know him.

Identify 3 and the company X

3.

Cracked by: Thejas V R , Jean Valjean , wanderlust , Rogi , Shrey Goyal , mankuTimma , lanu , Shwetha Maiya , raklodramA , Goyal , Dibyo , Qbrain , krudebox , Sumanth Patlolla , Bharath , Raghuvansh , Aparna , Ananth , Amar Peluri , Logik , KK , SV , Rahulk , Vinay Hegde , yagnyesh , madhur , varuns88 , shrik , udupendra , Anubhav , dineshk , Manish Achuth and Joshan

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July 19, 2010

Set the controls for the…

srikanth @ 9:30 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1279575001 ) Play

First of its kind something. What this is?

Cracked by Thejas V R , Qbrain , Rogi , krudebox , lanu , Bharath , Sumanth Patlolla , varuns88 , Logik , bobo , Shwetha Maiya , shrik , raklodramA , Anubhav and dineshk

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July 18, 2010

Does it move? Patent it!

devadutta @ 11:52 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1279497123 ) Play

Very controversial patent. Identify.

Cracked by: udupendra , Thejas V R , Anirudh Patil , Rahulk , lanu , Venkatrangan , Bharath , mankuTimma , dhruv.sharma , Goyal , raklodramA , Sumanth Patlolla , varuns88 , Qbrain , wanderlust , krudebox , Aparna , Amar Peluri , Logik , Rogi , Ananth , Raghuvansh , SV , Vinay Hegde , madhur , Dibyo , dineshk , Debasish , vijayaraghavan , kiran and Shwetha Maiya

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July 17, 2010

Filed your returns yet?

srikanth @ 9:15 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1279401354 ) Play

What is this device, and who invented it?

Cracked by everyone!

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July 16, 2010

Hello?! Hel..o..

devadutta @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1279324757 ) Play

What are these facilities called and what are they used for? Although these things have been around for a while, its at the center of media attention recently.

Close up of the walls in 1

Cracked By: Logik , Rogi , dhruv.sharma , Bharath , Vinay Hegde , Raghuvansh , Advaith , Aparna , byslexia , Sumanth Patlolla , Manish Achuth , Ananth , Jean Valjean , Dibyo , Thejas V R , varuns88 , lanu , krudebox , Qbrain , udupendra , Rahulk , mankuTimma , raklodramA , Amar Peluri and dineshk

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July 15, 2010

3GQ

devadutta @ 11:03 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1279235004 ) Play

No, not a new video format. 3 guest questions today, all sent in by Dibyo. Thanks a lot sire and apologies about the late post. You get 3 shiny trophies for this!

Rules: One point per correct answer. Get at least one right to count for your run-length.

1.  Put details about this funky image.

2. a is Japan’s favorite, b is Russia’s favorite and c is Mexico’s favorite. What are these microscopic images of?

a. 

b. 

c. 

3. Identify, and connect to hottest marketing meme around.

Cracked by: Jean Valjean , Dibyo(3) , Thejas V R(3) , Raghuvansh(3) , Goyal(3) , krudebox(3) , byslexia(3) , varuns88(3) , Rahulk(3) , Hegde(3) , Rogi(3) , raklodramA(3) , lanu(3) , Qbrain(3) , dhruv.sharma , madhur(2) , Bharath(3) , Manish Achuth(3) , Sumanth Patlolla(3) , udupendra(3) , Aparna(3) , Logik(3) , Ananth(3) and dineshk(3)
. All got three points, except Except Jean Valjean(1), drruv.sharma(1) and madhur(2)

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Happy birthday!

srikanth @ 10:10 am, GMT +0000 ( 1279188651 ) Play

It’s everyone’s favourite quizmaster’s birthday today.

Happy birthday Mr. Devadutta!

PS: be sure to refresh boiledbeans today :-) Ctrl-F5 for you Firefox users.

Thanks a lot for the wishes people! I wanted to give out free points to all those who wished me, but Srikanth said no :)


July 14, 2010

.. _____ . __ .

srikanth @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1279151973 ) Play

Identify the movie:

Clue:

Cracked by vijayaraghavan , Vinay Hegde , Logik , Jean Valjean , krudebox , Bharath , Raghuvansh , Ananth , Rogi , dineshk , Dibyo , Manish Achuth , Sumanth Patlolla , Shwetha Maiya , Thejas V R , dhruv.sharma , lanu , Qbrain , Rahulk , varuns88 , byslexia , mankuTimma , Goyal , raklodramA , udupendra , Aparna and Advaith

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